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Cataract Surgery in Costa Rica

Hospitals, clinics and medical centers in Costa Rica performing Cataract Surgery.

Cost of Cataract Surgery in Costa Rica

Procedure Minimum price Maximum price

Cataract Surgery

$US 2,400

$US 4,200

Hospitals and clinics offering Cataract Surgery in Costa Rica

Clinica 20/20

Clinica 20/20 provides the best procedure and latest medicine technologies in the field of eye surgery within reasonable cost both locally and internationally. The clinic was located in the heart of capital city in San Jose, Costa Rica.


Cataract is treated at Clinica 20/20

Listed ophthalmologist:

Dr. Claudio Orlich

Lasik and Cornea

CIMA Hospital

A modern, JCI accredited hospital which provides a full range of diagnostic, emergency, medical and surgical services.


Cataract is treated at CIMA Hospital

4 listed ophthalmologists:

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Dr. Manrique Ortiz

Ophthalmology, Retina and Vitreous

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About Cataract Surgery

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

Cataract surgery is a simple procedure where a surgeon removes the eye's clouded natural lens and replaces them with artificial intraocular lens (IOL).
The entire operation is usually done on an outpatient basis and lasts between 15 and 30 minutes. Patients may experience little to no pain and can usually return to their normal activities the following day.

Duration of procedure/surgery : 15-30 minutes

Days admitted : None (day surgery)

Anesthesia : Local anesthesia

Recovery : Usually 1 day

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